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Charles Avery Reeder
Birth: Nov. 20, 1843
Harrison County
West Virginia, USA
Death: Sep. 28, 1902
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Harrison County
West Virginia, USA

Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He served as a Corporal in the Union Army. He was awarded the Medal of Honor for his bravery while a Private in Company G, 12th West Virginia Volunteer Infantry for action at Battery Gregg, near Petersburg, Virgina on April 2, 1865. His citation reads simply "Capture of flag." He was one of five 12th West Virginia soldiers to be awarded the Medal of Honor for their bravery during the war (the others being Corporal Andrew O. Apple, 2nd Lieutenant Josiah M. Curtis, 2nd Lieutenant James R. Durham, and Private Joseph McCauslin(bio by: Don Morfe) 
 
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 Spouses:
  Lanora A. Reeder (1843 - 1883)*
  Bertha Myrtle Tucker Gething (1871 - 1960)*
 
 Children:
  Cora L Reeder (1868 - 1890)*
  Norval J Reeder (1871 - 1890)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Shinnston Memorial Cemetery and Mausoleum
Shinnston
Harrison County
West Virginia, USA
Plot: Section 1, Lot 140
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Don Morfe
Record added: Feb 15, 2003
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Charles Avery Reeder
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Charles Avery Reeder
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Charles Avery Reeder
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